Pedestrian killed, one injured in a disastrous crash in Brooklyn
Brooklyn, NYC – A 76-year-old man was killed, and a 24-year-old man was injured after an outrageous car crash at Avenue M and Ocean Avenue intersection.
The incident happened when a 17-year-old struck a pedestrian and crashed through a light pole that was brought down and slammed into a park bench, injuring another person.
Despite immediate medical attention, the elderly man was pronounced dead at the hospital, while the 24-year-old man received treatment for minor injuries sustained in the accident
According to authorities, the driver was traveling at a high rate of speed at the time of the collision. Investigations are still ongoing.
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